A Poetry Archive recording by

Anthony Thwaite

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These poems come from a special recording for the Poetry Archive:

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  • 2 -
    "By the Sluice"

  • 3 -
    "A Girdle Round the Earth"

  • 4 -
    "For Louis MacNeice"

  • 5 -
    "Called For"

  • 6 -
    "At Marychurch"

  • 7 -
    "Shock"

  • 8 -
    "Imagine a City"

  • 9 -
    "The Return"

  • 10 -
    "Cockroach Story"

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  • 13 -
    "Potter"

  • 14 -
    "Memoir"

  • 15 -
    "Snakes"

  • 16 -
    "Philip Larkin in New Orleans"

  • 17 -
    "Elegiac Stanzas"

  • 18 -
    "In 1936"

  • 19 -
    "My Father's Poems"

  • 20 -
    "Archaeology"

  • 21 -
    "Watching"

  • 22 -
    "Worst Words"

  • 23 -
    "The Message"

  • 24 -
    "A Crack of Air"

  • 25 -
    "Doing Business"

  • 27 -
    "How to Behave"

  • 28 -
    "Epiphany"

  • 29 -
    "Movements"

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Select bibliography

  • Home Truths, Marvell Press 1957 - out of print
  • The Owl in the Tree, Oxford University Press 1963 - out of print
  • Penguin Book of Japanese Verse, (co-editor with Geoffrey Brownas), Penguin 1964 / 1998
  • The Stones of Emptiness: Poems 1963-66, Oxford University Press 1967 - out of print
  • Penguin Modern Poets 18, (Al Alvarez, Roy Fuller, Anthony Thwaite), Penguin 1970 - out of print
  • Inscriptions, Oxford University Press 1973 - out of print
  • New Confessions, Oxford University Press 1974 - out of print
  • The English Poets: From Chaucer to Edward Thomas (editors Anthony Thwaite, Peter Porter), Secker & Warburg 1974 - out of print
  • Beyond the Inhabited World: Roman Britain (prose), Andr√© Deutsch 1976
  • A Portion for Foxes, Oxford University Press 1977 - out of print
  • Twentieth-Century English Poetry, Heinemann Educational 1978
  • Victorian Voices, Oxford University Press 1980 - out of print
  • Odyssey: Mirror of the Mediterranean, (with Roloff Beny), Thames & Hudson 1981
  • Telling Tales, Gruffyground Press 1983 (limited edition)
  • Poems 1953-1983, Secker & Warburg 1984
  • Poetry Today 1960-1984, Longman 1985
  • Letter from Tokyo, Hutchinson 1987
  • Collected Poems of Philip Larkin (editor), Faber and Faber 1988
  • Poems 1953-1988, Hutchinson 1989
  • Selected Letters of Philip Larkin (editor), Faber and Faber 1992
  • The Dust of the World, Sinclair-Stevenson 1994
  • Poetry Today: A Critical Guide to British Poetry 1960-1995, Longman in association with the British Council 1996
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  • Selected Poems 1956-1996, Enitharmon Press 1997
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  • Paeans for Peter Porter (editor), Bridgewater Press 1999
  • Anthony Thwaite in Conversation with Peter Dale and Ian Hamilton, Between the Lines 1999
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  • A Different Country: New Poems (limited edition), Enitharmon Press 2000
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  • A Move in the Weather, Enitharmon Press 2003
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  • Anthony Thwaite Reading from his Poems, The Poetry Archive 2005
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  • Collected Poems, Enitharmon 2007
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  • Ruins of Time, Eland publishing 2006
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  • John Skelton, Faber and Faber 2008
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